[PC-BSD Testing] AppCafe Search is inconsistent

claive alvin Acedilla cabpacedilla at gmail.com
Thu Mar 8 08:28:42 PST 2012


Bridger, I don't how AppCafe Search behaves.

Sometimes it returned a list but the searched app is buried in the list,
sometimes it returned a list with the search app at the top of the list,
sometimes it returned just the searched app



On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 4:01 PM, Bridger Dyson-Smith
<bdysonsmith at gmail.com>wrote:

> hi Claive,
> I'm not 100% sure here, but I think AppCafe is performing a keyword search
> on all of the available text inside itself. E.g.,
>
> A search for git | GIT pulls up every PBI with the string "git" in the PBI
> title AND in the description text (so Ardour, Audacity, digiKam, etc.
> appear).
>
> It seems as though it's the same behavior as
> pbi_browse -s git
>
> @the devs - is there a way to provide the parent category name with the
> PBI? E.g., in the 'git' search above,
> ----
> Ardour (Audio)
> ...
> ...
> ----
> Audacity (Audio)
> ...
> ...
> ----
> etc
> During some searching the other day I wanted to go back and browse the
> applicable category, but I couldn't determine where the PBI "lived".
>
> Thanks!
> Bridger
> On Mar 7, 2012 10:43 PM, "claive alvin Acedilla" <cabpacedilla at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Sometimes AppCafe search return the searched app and sometimes return a
> list.
> >
> > On Wed, Mar 7, 2012 at 9:50 PM, claive alvin Acedilla <
> cabpacedilla at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> AppCafe Search is inconsistent.
> >> Sometimes it can display the searched application at the top of result
> but sometimes not
> >> Like when I search for opera.
> >>
> >> Im using the USBLite 32-bit PCBSD 9.0 Lxde
> >
> >
> >
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